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WAMC New York News
11:54 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Schenectady County Wages Up

Albany, NY – New U.S. Labor Department statistics show Schenectady County ranks 3rd in New York, among upstate counties, for weekly wage rates. Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas has details.

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WAMC News
11:51 am
Mon April 7, 2008

PCB dump not welcome

Pittsfield, MA – Some officials in Pittsfield, Massachusetts hope to adopt a measure opposing the creation of another pcb landfill in the city. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;

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WAMC New York News
11:33 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Iraq Repercussions Hit Hard at Home

Kingston, NY – The war in Iraq has repercussions that can hit hard close to home. Hudson Valley bureau chief Susan Barnett has a follow up report on a minister who found himself battling the federal government over his efforts to pray with the people of Iraq.

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6:52 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Word For The Wise #3476

Albany – Word For The Wise #3476--04/07/08: Mr. and Mrs. North and South America and all the ships at sea...

The Best of Our Knowledge
5:04 am
Mon April 7, 2008

The Best of Our Knowledge # 916

Albany, NY – REMEMBERING SIR ARTHUR C. CLARKE -

We begin today with a brief note about the very recent passing of visionary science fiction writer, Sir Arthur C. Clarke. Clarke was the author of 100
books and was an impassioned promoter of the idea that humanity's
destiny lay beyond the confines of earth.

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WAMC News
4:48 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Western Mass. organization has plan to end Veterans' homelessness

Washington, DC – The head of a Western Massachusetts veteran's organization wants Congress to establish a permanent housing program designed to address the problem of homeless veterans. WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo, has the details;

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WAMC New York News
4:37 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Oneida County Looks to Airport to Help Rebuild Economy

Utica, NY – Oneida County has been spending money to improve the newly-designated County airport at the former Griffiss Air Force Base. But can the new facility resurrect the County's floundering economy? Capital District Bureau Chief Dave Lucas takes a look.

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Vox Pop
3:19 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Medical Monday 4/7/08

Albany, NY – Dr. Mark Pettus talks about healthier living on this edition of Vox Pop's Medical Monday. Alan Chartock hosts.

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In Our Backyard
2:44 am
Mon April 7, 2008

In Our Backyard #150

Albany , NY – When we last talked with Ward he had rod and reel in hand and was ready to kick-off the trout fishing season - we will get an update. The frogs are mating and one listener has been watching ... and listening and wants to know more - we'll explain. The bats are still in the news and you have been writing about them - so Ward will answer your questions. Plus, why is the dead deer in my yard moving?

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The Roundtable
1:50 am
Mon April 7, 2008

Congressional Corner with Jim Langevine 1 of 3 (aired 4/7/08)

Albany, NY – Alan speaks with Rhode Island Congressman Jim Langervine about cyber security in today's Congressional Corner.

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